Awkward: Trump And Bannon Back Different Candidates In Alabama

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Whose in the right? Is Trump getting the best advice here?

In Alabama, the Senate race to replace Jeff Sessions – who is now the Attorney General – has pitted two allies against each other. On one end, the Trump Administration supports Luther Strange for Senate, while Steve Bannon – former Chief Strategist, and now head of Breitbart, again – is aggressively pushing for candidate, Roy Moore.

Stephen Bannon and other Trump loyalists are coordinating a strong last-minute effort to elect Roy Moore as Alabama’s next Senator. By Bannon’s accounting, Moore is the far more conservative candidate, and far more in line with Trump’s economic agenda.

Moore is a grass-roots conservative, an outspoken critic of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and the Washington “swamp.” However, on Monday, Moore made a controversial remark, in which he referred to American Indians and Asians as, “red and yellows.” While both candidates remain tightly

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